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Standing Stone State Park

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Closed Now: 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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This was a very nice peaceful state park. We stayed in a rustic cabin. It was “very” rustic. Pool... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
kristimelodirae
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Oceana, West Virginia
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Rain didn't dampen the fun!

Very nice state park located in a beautiful area. It is a good drive to get additional supplies so... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
Carla F
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Central Florida, Florida
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Standing Stone State Park was opened in 1939. The park covers over a thousand acres and is surrounded by 10,000 acres of state forestry land. The park offers cabins, camping, boating, hiking, swimming and much more. The park is open from 6 AM until...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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1674 Standing Stone Park Hwy, Hilham, TN 38568
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

Very nice state park located in a beautiful area. It is a good drive to get additional supplies so take what you need with you. Gorgeous lake for canoes or kayaks. Also playground and big open fields for the kiddos. Cabins are available and looked...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Carla F
Tennessee S, Owner at Standing Stone State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

So glad you enjoyed camping with us and thank you for sharing many of the great features of our park. We appreciate your review and look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Absolutely fell in love with how beautiful and peaceful this Park was. The perfect get away with family with lots to do. (Swimming, fishing, ping pong, shuffle board, foosball, hiking, etc.) Can’t wait to come again.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 21 September 2018

Standing Stone State Park is local for us. We are regular Sunday hikers. The trails are well marked & maintained. We always find the park peaceful and the trails surprisingly lightly used. As we are quiet hikers it is common to see ample wildlife, particularly...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Decided to rent a cabin here for a few days during the week. Good and bad idea. Good because not crowded (many schools have already started). Bad because most of facilities were not open such as pool, rec hall, etc. Setting was pretty, cabin was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Marilyn T
Tennessee S, Owner at Standing Stone State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

We appreciate you spending your time to give us valuable feedback about the park. I am very sorry for the accident you had at the park. We are going to look over the area where you fell and ensure that it is safe for other...More

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

There is so much to do here. Kayak/canoe rental which included paddles, life jackets and was only $7/hr. The pool is wonderful and has a decent snack bar. Open 10-5:30. Clean bathrooms throughout the park. Tennis courts are in good shape and well kept. They...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ben N
Tennessee S, Owner at Standing Stone State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Hello Ben, thanks for the positive feedback and for sharing what you enjoyed about Standing Stone State Park. We're always happy to hear good things from our customers. Also, thanks for the great pictures!

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

We love Standing Stone. The area below the Dam is just beautiful. Great place for a picnic lunch. The hiking is really great too.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 895ashleye
Tennessee S, Owner at Standing Stone State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Thanks for returning to Standing Stone for picnics and hiking! We appreciate your visits.

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

This was a very nice peaceful state park. We stayed in a rustic cabin. It was “very” rustic. Pool was nice and snack bar food was good. Lake trail needed some maintenance. Very nice staff.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank kristimelodirae
Tennessee S, Owner at Standing Stone State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thanks for the positive feedback! We're always happy to hear good things from our customers. We are in the process of getting our cabins ready for a full upgrade. We hope you will come stay with us again when they are finished.

Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

We camped four nights and really enjoyed the park! We explored the 6-mile hiking trail around the lake. It was very adventurous to say the least.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 4ginad
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Camped for 4 days. Bath house is clean but low eater pressure. We rented a John boat but if you don't want to row, being a trolling motor...no bug motors allowed. Great history...old park. Staff is nice. Be sure to but groceries before you get...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jennifer K
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Spent a week in one of the cabins here and had a blast with the kids. They had plenty of room to ride bikes and play. The cabins were clean and stocked with linens and eating and cooking utensils. Any time we ran out of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kimberly S
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Response from kimatgerstner | Reviewed this property |
Not terribly clear in the lake (I assume it is because it is pretty deep) - but seems to be more clear as it goes over the dam and down the little stream. I have seen people fishing in the lake before - so I assume you can... More
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